Dibutyltin dichloride

CAS Number
683-18-1
Name
Dibutyltin dichloride
SIN Groups
Tin compounds
Reason for inclusion on the SIN List
Substance is concluded to be an SVHC by ECHA Member State Committee, because of it being toxic to reproduction.
Date for inclusion on the SIN List
2008 September
REACH status, appears on
Source: ECHA
Candidate list
Registration information
Source: ECHA
Full registration
Hazard class and category code(s)
Source: ECHA
Muta. 2
Repr. 1B
Acute Tox. 2 *
Acute Tox. 3 *
Acute Tox. 4 *
STOT RE 1
Skin Corr. 1B
Aquatic Acute 1
Aquatic Chronic 1

Chemical information

Synonyms
Di-n-butyltin, dibutyltin dihydride, dibutyl stannane; dibutyltin dichloride, di-n-butyltin dichloride, dichlorodibutylstannane
EC number
211-670-0
Hazard statement code(s)
Source: ECHA
H341
H360FD
H330
H301
H312
H372**
H314
H400
H410
Registered production volume
Source: ECHA
10 - 100 tonnes per annum
(Bio)monitoring data
Yes, in seawater, especially coastal waters, marinas, in fish and shellfish, in humans (liver, blood); In sediments, especially in harbours, dockyards, marinas.; In dolphins, dugongs and whales (highest levels in liver).; In gastropods.; In plastic food containers, drinking water, poultry products. Comment: primary metabolite of tributyltin (TBT).
Possible uses
Source: Dudimah et al 2007; RPA 2007; HSDB; KI; www.hc.sc.gc.ca.org; www.turnertoys.com; www.cleanproduction.org
food wraps and food packaging, T-shirts, polyurethan gloves, sanitary napkins, medical equipments, cellophane wrap and soft toys. PVC plastics (water pipes, packing materials, textile products). Silicon rubber (sealants, dental products, paper coatings). Polyurethanes (foam plastics, glue/sealants). Glass (coatings). Insulators in electronics and cables; deworming agent for poultry; polyurethanes; In plasticizers, lubricants, heat transfer fluids (dibutyl dichloride); transparent plastic
Technical function of substances
Source: Dudimah et al 2007; KI; www.coasty.com; www.turnertoys.com
Additives. Stabilizer in PCV plastics. Catalyser in the production of polyurethanes and silicones. Insutations. Coatings.
Registered use(s) - Sector End Use (SU)
Source: ECHA
SU 11: Manufacture of rubber products
SU 8: Manufacture of  bulk, large scale chemicals (including petroleum products)
SU 9: Manufacture of fine chemicals
Registered use(s) - Chemical Product category (PC)
Source: ECHA
PC 19: Intermediate
Registered use(s) - Article category (AC)
Source: ECHA
AC 10: Rubber articles
Registered use(s) - Environmental Release Category (ERC)
Source: ECHA
ERC 1: Manufacture of substances
ERC 3: Formulation in materials
ERC 5: Industrial use resulting in inclusion into or onto a matrix
ERC 6a: Industrial use resulting in manufacture of another substance (use of intermediates)
ERC 6d: Industrial use of  process regulators for polymerisation processes in  production of resins, rubbers, polymers
Registered use(s) - Process Category (PROC)
Source: ECHA
PROC 14: Production of preparations or articles by tabletting, compression, extrusion, pelletisation
PROC 15: Use as laboratory reagent
PROC 1: Use in closed process, no likelihood of exposure
PROC 3: Use in closed batch process (synthesis or formulation)
PROC 4: Use in batch and other process (synthesis) where opportunity for exposure arises
PROC 5: Mixing or blending in batch processes for formulation of preparations and articles (multistage and/or significant contact)
PROC 8b: Transfer of substance or preparation (charging/discharging) from/to vessels/large containers at dedicated facilities
PROC 9: Transfer of substance or preparation into small containers (dedicated filling line, including weighing)
683-18-1

Producers

Company Group
Company Name
Baerlocher Group

Baerlocher Italia SPA, Via San Colombano, 62/A 26900 Lodi Italy , , Italy

BNT Chemicals

BNT Chemicals GmbH, PC-Straße 1 OT Bitterfeld 06749 Bitterfeld-Wolfen Germany , , Germany

Chemtura

CHEMTURA CORPORATION, 199 Benson Road, Middlebury, New Haven, 06762-3218, CT, US, , USA

CHEMTURA CORPORATION, 199 Benson Road, Middlebury, US, , USA

Galata Chemicals

Galata Chemicals GmbH, Chemiestrasse 22 68623 Lampertheim 06 Germany , , Germany

Galata Chemicals GmbH, Chemiestrasse 22 68623 Lampertheim 06, Germany, , Germany

GALATA CHEMICALS LLC - GALATA TAFT FACIL, 471 Hwy 3142, Hahnville, St Charles Parish, 70057, LA, US, , USA

GALATA CHEMICALS LLC - GALATA TAFT FACIL, 471 Hwy 3142, Hahnville, US, , USA

GULBRANDSEN MANUFACTURING

GULBRANDSEN CHEMICALS INC, 183 Gulbrandsen Rd, Orangeburg, Orangeburg, 29115, SC, US, , USA

Lanxess

LANXESS Organometallics GmbH, Justus-von-Liebig Str. 1620 59192 Bergkamen 05 Germany , , Germany

PMC Group

PMC ORGANOMETALLIX, INC, 2316 Highland Avenue, Carrollton, Carroll, 41008-8229, KY, US, , USA

VALTRIS SPECIALTY CHEMICALS

AKCROS CHEMICALS, 501 Jersey Ave, New Brunswick, Middlesex, 08901, NJ, US, , USA

AKCROS CHEMICALS, 501 Jersey Ave, New Brunswick, US, , USA

Source: ECHA